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Soon Forget: Zombie Hulk Hogan

This is the latest in a series (of indefinite length and regularity) of blog posts memorializing cancelled toys. Our figure today is Mattel's Zombie Hulk Hogan. Revealed a few weeks ago at SDCC, Hogan wasn't definitely scheduled for release: showing … Continue reading

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Transformographagizers 4: Age of Oreo-Bot

If only Trans4mers could be better! Auralnauts says it could be: And now, some more OAFEry:Anna Gasser totally looks like Chromedome Transformers Monsterbots BotCon giveaway figure - Fisitron Soon Forget: Alternators Bumblebee Flippin' through Previews - September '12

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Toy Shop

"You know what the world needs? Another 'Thrift Shop' parody!" --nobody And now, some more OAFEry:Minimate Mini-Review #247 - Superior Spider-Man & Ultimate Electro Rustin's Spoils of the Week #207 Hasbro's SDCC exclusives (part 2) Soon Forget: NECA's unreleased prototypes … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #70.5

One of the things San Diego Comic Con has become famous for its giveaways. What's become most popular are the posters and shirts for movies, but occasionally we'll see a few toy giveaways and 2012 offered more than usual (or … Continue reading

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'80s Childhood Royal Rumble

Have you ever heard of the site UnderScoopFIRE? Yeah, neither had we. But they're into the same things we are, especially this month: the site is dedicated to the children of the '80s, and this is Old Toys Month, so … Continue reading

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BotCon box set part 6 - Motormaster

And so we come to the end of our little adventure with the Stunticons. The Motormaster brings vanity to a whole new level. He annoys the Stunticons (and everyone else) with bombastic proclamations and his habit of referring to himself … Continue reading

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Geek Speak: the Death Tax

No, we're not talking about what rich a-holes call the "death tax"; this is something more specifically about toys. And now, some more OAFEry:I seem to recognize your face - The Mystery Men Todds R Us Batman addendum Rustin's Spoils … Continue reading

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C2E2 - Mattel Panel

Mattel had a panel today entitled "Methods and Mayhem" on the process of designing action figures. The panel consisted of one of the lead designers for WWE and Mike, a designer for DC & MotUC, but they started early so … Continue reading

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Sting addendum - the Blade Runners

In today's review of TNA Legends of the Ring Sting, we mentioned that he started out in a tag team. Here's a picture from back then: And now, some more OAFEry:The evolution of an idea Toys vs. Toys in an … Continue reading

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Goldberg addendum

In today's review of the WWE Classic Superstars Series 25 Goldberg figure from Jakks Pacific, I admitted I'm a total "mark" for Goldberg. Yes, it's my secret shame. Here, under the pretext of showing you what his entrance was like, … Continue reading

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